Images of fire damage at iconic Parisian brasserie frequented by Macron | AFP

An investigation has been opened into a suspected arson attack at a Parisian brasserie popular with President Emmanuel Macron on Friday night. An intruder alert went off around 5am this morning at La Rotonde near Montparnasse. Police investigating discovered a small fire on the closed terrace which was quickly brought under control but which has caused a considerable amount of damage to the restaurant.

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